Phishing Feature: Convert HTML To Text
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Fri Oct 21 13:47:40 IST 2005
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On 21 Oct 2005, at 13:39, Dhawal Doshy wrote:
> Julian Field wrote:
>> I have just added a comment to the article. Sending plain text
>> messages doesn't help at all. It is trivial to write an HTML
>> email message that looks exactly like a plain text one when
>> viewed in all the most popular email apps.
> Agreed, but what i'm suggesting is forcibly converting the html
> message to text by removing all links/frames/tags/objects and
> replace the links with the plaintext (href) values if the option
> (Convert Phishing HTML To Text) is set in MailScanner.conf as done
> in the "Convert HTML To Text" option.
That looks to be pretty easy.
Do other people agree this would be a good idea?
Would people use it?
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